Definition of co-determination in English:

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co-determination

Pronunciation: /ˌkəʊdɪtəːmɪˈneɪʃ(ə)n/

noun

[mass noun]
Cooperation between management and workers in decision-making, especially by the representation of workers on management boards.
Example sentences
  • Equally worrying, the board structure dictated by co-determination saps good governance.
  • The chancellor has declined to alter the co-determination of company decisions exercised by management and labor jointly.
  • The particular German contribution to this was the development of limited workers' participation in management, the so-called co-determination.

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